Category:Atlantes

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English: Atlantes — the plural form of Atlas in architectural sculptures.
  • A sculpted male figure serving as an architectural support in place of a plain column, pillar, or pilaster — which supports on his head a corbel or an entablature's architrave.
  • Other names for this figured column include: telamon — plural telamones or telamons.
System-search.svgSee also: Caryatids (the female equivalent).
atlas 
architectural support
Koch, Max (1854-1925) & Otto Rieth (1858–1911) - 1894 ca. - Der act, p. 73.jpg
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Subclass of statue,
column,
architectural sculpture
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Media in category "Atlantes"

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